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Plank house

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A plank house is a type of house constructed by indigenous peoples of the Pacific Northwest, ... Native people of the Pacific Northwest maintained a distinct respect for cedar and the value it had h...

The Northwest Coastal People - Environment / Housing

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The environment of the Northwest Coast of Canada was very diverse, and often ... They lived in longhouses or 'Big houses' constructed out of cedar planks.

Native American Homes: Wigwams, Longhouses, Tepees, Lodges ...

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Plankhouses are Native American homes used by tribes of the Northwest Coast ( from northern California all the way up to Alaska.) Plank houses are made of ...

Northwest Coast Native Americans *** - Native Indian Tribes

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The homes of the Northwest Coast Indians included Plankhouses. Plank Houses were common and were permanent houses built as homes by the fishing tribes ...

Northwest - Native Americans

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The Northwest region is along the west coast of the United States. The states that make up ... In the Northwest region, Native Americans lived in plank houses.

NORTHWEST COAST AMERICAN INDIAN FACTS

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The Northwest Coast American Indians lived in clans and had a native population ... Cedar provided the raw material from which houses, boats, baskets, boxes, ...

Plank Houses - American Indian Tradition & Continuity

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Archaeology indicates that the Indians of the Northwest Coast began constructing North America's most sophisticated indigenous wooden architecture over ...

Learn about history of Northwest Coast Indians - Indians.org

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Northwest Coast Indians were found in Oregon, Washington, and even as far ... However, if the owner of the house died, it was often burned to the ground for ...

Indian Homes

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... had different types of homes. Below are different types of Indian homes and descriptions of each. The Indians in the Northwest Culture lived in wooden lodges.

American Indians of the Pacific Northwest Collection

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An award-winning site on Pacific Northwest Native Americans from the ... The basic unit of Tlingit society was the household, a "house" (in the same sense as the ...

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Northwest - Plank Houses - Native Americans in Olden Times for Kids

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The Northwest Pacific Coastal Indians did not live in tepees as did the Yakima Indians of Eastern Washington. Instead, they lived in longhouses built of thick ...

Northwest Indians - Oregon Pioneers

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The long houses of the coastal Indians were built of cedar planks split from the trunks of large trees. Each house measured from 40 to 100 feet in length and from ...

Plank_House - Tribal Healthy Homes

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Northwestern Houses Plank House. In the Northwest, Native Americans lived in a shelter known as the plank house. They lived near the Pacific Ocean , from ...